VdW & Co?
01. TRUSTEES YOU CAN COUNT ON
Associations are frequent targets for crime and corruption. We provide a layer of professional protection to secure your funds and intellectual property. We take the pain out of operating bank accounts, and provide easy to use interest-bearing accounts that are digitally controlled and secured. We put control back in the hands of the leadership by mitigating the risks. To protect your interests, we also hold professional indemnity insurance for when things don't pan out as planned.
02. APPROPRIATE TRANSACTIONAL SERVICES
Our transactional services are built specifically for associations with large corporates and governmental memberships. Our systems are designed for managing corporate memberships and their representatives, Out financial processes meet the legal needs of government and large corporate treasury environments including support for their complex supply chain control measures.
03. COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP
Our firm has operated in the association management space for nearly seventy years. Over that time community management trends evolved and re-evolved many times. Today members want instant connection with their associations community, and they want instant lobby and advocacy impact. They are no longer content seeing each other at an annual event or periodic branch meeting. VdW&Co exists to facilitate and manage the day-to-day flows of knowledge, strategy and tactics in your industry.
04. AFFORDABLE SHARED SERVICES
Association budgets are always under strain. By partnering with VdW&Co you have access to a shared services facility that are efficient and well resourced.
05. INFLUENCE AND CONNECTEDNESS
We are well connected in particular sectors. We understand these sectors and can lead and implement lobby and advocacy programs when needed. We understand which projects are likely to be fruitful but also know when flights-of-fancy may be overtaking volunteer leaders. We also understand the media and when and how to trigger a PR storm.